Why Work With DWS?

  • FREE initial consultation*
  • Competitive quotations
  • Communication/meetings can be
    arranged via Skype
  • Partner supervised department
  • Award-winning law firm

*the FREE consultation will be required to be a face to face meeting and may not include a review and/or analysis of any documents and is subject to the discretion of the solicitor.

Commerce & Technology

If you have intellectual property you wish to protect we can help. Intellectual property are any ‘creations of the mind’ such as inventions, designs, symbols, works of art and so on. Many business will have products, logos and systems that they have created which are synonymous with them as an organisation and this is why is it so important that these assets are properly protected.

Our Commerce and Technology Solicitors Specialise in the Following:

  • Advice on filing and protection of your intellectual property rights
  • Advice on promoting brand names and creative works
  • Assistance with brand management and strategy to protect inventions
  • Assistance with licensing software
  • Assistance with blatant copying of images, data, software, photographs, text and patents
  • Advice on the sale or exploitation of any Intellectual Property rights

Website Terms & Conditions

If you sell goods on the internet or if you are wanting to start an e-commerce store you will need to ensure that you have legally compliant terms and conditions in place to protect your business as well as your customers. If you plan on capturing and storing customer data (email addresses, phone numbers etc.) then you will need state how you plan to use and store this data in an easily accessible privacy policy.

Our On-line Related Services Include:

  • Terms of use for website
  • Privacy Policy
  • Domain name protection
  • Email internet and software policies
  • Data Protection
  • Hosting Agreements
  • Hyper-link Agreements
  • Computer misuse and hacking
  • Domain name protection


DWS – A Proven Track Record

Our solicitors have a proven track record of being innovative in the way we provide our commerce and technology legal services and this has been recognised to date by the Law Society of England & Wales. We have been awarded the title of ‘Leicestershire Law Firm of the Year 2011’ and for our exceptional levels of service we have been awarded ‘Excellence in Client Service 2011.’

These awards have made us even more focused on our clients and determined on keeping the innovation going. This is evident in our sustained accessibility and approachability and by the fact that our costs are realistic and reflective of the current market.